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Session Name: 'Pac-Man' HoloLens: Developing a Mixed Reality Game for a Broad Audience
Speaker(s): Hirofumi Motoyama
Company Name(s): Bandai Namco
Track / Format: Game VR/AR

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Overview: The 'Pac-Man HoloLens' experience is a real world 'Pac-Mac' game made possible by Microsoft HoloLens technology and was developed by Bandai Namco Group. This is an experimental project where people can enjoy a modern version of the classic 'Pac-Man game outside with real people. The team behind it put a strong emphasis on people as the centering theme. This project was first showcased at ARS Electronica Festival 2017 and explored Pac-Man's unearthed potential through the use of innovative technology. In this session, the speaker will share some keys to success, specific knowledge and how to better operate a mixed reality experience for a broad audience.

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Hirofumi Motoyama

Bandai Namco

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Game VR/AR

Virtual / Augmented Reality